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Barry Bailey, 71, Adair County, KY (1949-2021)

Barry L Bailey, 71, of Glens Fork, KY, passed away Monday, June 14, 2021 at his residence. He was born in Jamestown, KY on July 30, 1949, a son of the late Sadie (Lynn) and Eldon Bailey.

He was in the U.S. Army and served in Vietnam, he worked at Fruit of the Loom, as well as farmed. He enjoyed fishing and farming.

He was the husband of Shirley (Back) Bailey, of Glens Fork, KY

Barry is also survived by

Two sisters, Elsie Bailey, of Jamestown, KY; Debbie Bailey Burton, of Russell Springs, KY;

Two sisters-in-law, Diane Bailey, of Jamestown, KY and Judy Osbourne, of Loretto, KY

Special friends Brandon and Mekensie Kelley as well as a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

Barry is preceded in death by his parents, brothers David and James Bailey and best friend Snow Hadley.

Religious Service at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, Jamestown,, KY, at 2pmCT on Saturday, June 19th, with Bro. Rod Lawless and Bro. Brian Fudge officiating.

Friends may visit Friday 3-8pm. Interment at McElroy Cemetery Russell Springs, KY.

Pallbearers: Brandon Kelley, Matt Brummett, Ryan Walton, Matt Osborne, Jordon Hunt and Tim Kelley.

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Barry L. Bailey, 71, Glens Fork, KY

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